Nevadans may think their chance to enroll in a health insurance plan ended on Jan. 15. While that is the date that Nevada Health Link’s open enrollment period closed, insurance plans are still available to a significant percentage of Nevadans for a wide range of reasons.
Getting married, welcoming a new child, experiencing a job change and moving are all significant life changes that may qualify you for health insurance enrollment at Nevada Health Link.
Nevada Health Link makes it easy to browse plans, compare benefits and receive the lowest possible insurance price all through the official state insurance marketplace at NevadaHealthLink.com.
.If you recently experienced a significant life change, check if you qualify for health insurance enrollment through Nevada Health Link. Here are some of the most common scenarios that qualify Nevadans for enrollment.
Birth or Adoption?
The birth of a new child is both a joyous occasion and a moment when the responsibility of parenthood hits home. If you are adding a new member to the family through birth or adoption, you may be eligible to enroll in health insurance through Nevada Health Link.
Loss of Insurance?
Losing your current health coverage, including coverage from an employer, COBRA, Medicaid and Medicare, may qualify you for enrollment in new insurance through Nevada Health Link.
Changes in Income or Employment?
Nevada Health Link is here for you if you are pursuing new job opportunities or have lost coverage due to an employment change. Even if you’re starting a new job, you may qualify for enrollment.
Gaining U.S. Legal Status?
Becoming a U.S. citizen or gaining membership in a federally recognized tribe are two ways to qualify for health coverage enrollment.
Tying the Knot?
Marriage will qualify you for special enrollment. A divorce that causes you to lose your health coverage will also qualify you to enroll at Nevada Health Link. However, a divorce or loss of a family member without any resulting change in coverage would not be eligible for you.
Moving comes with enough hassles. Worrying about health insurance should not be one of them. New Nevadans or those who put down roots in a new community may qualify for enrollment through Nevada Health Link.
Learn more about Nevada Health Link’s special enrollment options and opportunities here.
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